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Casting Call: Paid Extras Wanted For ‘Looking For Alaska’ Filming In Metro Detroit

If you’re looking to break into the movie biz, maybe you should be “Looking for Alaska.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2015

(L to R) MC Ren (ALDIS HODGE), DJ Yella (NEIL BROWN, JR.), Dr. Dre (COREY HAWKINS), Eazy-E (JASON MITCHELL) and Ice Cube (O'SHEA JACKSON, JR.) in "Straight Outta Compton".

‘Compton’ Stays Straight, Again Leads Box Office With $26.8M

“Straight Outta Compton” easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over a sleepy late summer weekend at North American multiplexes.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2015

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Paramount’s ‘Looking For Alaska’ To Film In Michigan This Fall

More than 200 cast and crew hires are expected to be Michigan residents. About 1,700 local hires are expected to be extras.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2015

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Grab The Family And Head To Campus Martius Park For ‘Faygo Movie Night In The D’ Every Saturday In August

It’s a family experience in Detroit like no other.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2015

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13 Books You’ll Want To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

Grab some popcorn, dim the lights, and check out these eleven books before their hotly anticipated adaptations arrive at a theater near you.

07/22/2015

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7 Must See Summer Blockbuster Movies

Summer is coming up very soon and here are some blockbusters you must catch at your local theater.

06/09/2015

Mary-Kate/Ashley Olsen; Dave Coulier; Jodie Sweetin; Bob Saget; John Stamos; Candace Cameron (Disney ABC Television Group/Getty Images)

Lifetime’s ‘Unauthorized Full House Story’ Cast Revealed

The Unauthorized Full House Story, set to air on Lifetime this summer, just got an authorized cast photo. And seriously, have mercy.

06/05/2015

1972 = The car that was the namesake of the movie "Gran Torino" was a 1972 Ford Gran Torino.

Best Movies Filmed In Detroit

Detroit has been home to many great films shot right here in the Motor City.

04/25/2015

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Top 7 Environmental & Eco-Friendly Films

In recent years, Hollywood has financed and developed more and more films that draw attention to the effects of humans on planet earth.

04/13/2015

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Vin Diesel Says Oscars Weighted Against Action Films

Vin Diesel said Friday that the latest “Fast & Furious” film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy — it’s an action flick and it’s a sequel.

03/27/2015

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